Core Facilities & Shared Resources

A number of Core Facilities have been developed at the University of Miami, which are available to researchers and trainees. These Core Facilities allow centralized access to specialized equipment and services, providing cutting-edge technologies, reagents, and special products needed to conduct high-quality, interdisciplinary research in a cost-effective way
Service Center Name Website
   
Genotyping - Illumina Platform (Infinium)

http://hihg.med.miami.edu/cgt/genotyping

Genotyping - Affymetrix Platform

http://hihg.med.miami.edu/cgt/genotyping

Genotyping - Taqman Platform

http://hihg.med.miami.edu/cgt/genotyping

Sequencing - Genome Analyzer Platform (HiSeqV3 SamplePreps, NoControlLane, Solexa worksheets) http://hihg.med.miami.edu/cgt/biorepository
Sequencing - Capture Sequencing

http://hihg.med.miami.edu/cgt/biorepository

Sequencing - Fragment Analysis (PCR & Sequencing)

http://hihg.med.miami.edu/cgt/biorepository

Gene Expression

http://hihg.med.miami.edu/cgt/biorepository

Bioinformatics Core - NGS

http://hihg.med.miami.edu/cgesg/analysiscore

Biorepository (DNA Bank)

http://hihg.med.miami.edu/cgt/biorepository

Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Core (iPSC) http://hihg.med.miami.edu/ipsc/ 
Disease Modeling?

http://hihg.med.miami.edu/hihg-centers/mouse-behavioral-core-mbc

   
DNA Core Lab/Enzyme Freezer Program (aka BMB)   

http://umbmbcorelab.com/

   
CGMP Facility https://www.diabetesresearch.org/cGMP-GTP-cell-processing
Animal Lab Core jszust@med.miami.edu
Chemistry Research Lab RHernandez6@med.miami.edu>
Flow Cytometry oumland@med.miami.edu>
Analytical Imaging

https://umiamihealth.org/sylvester-comprehensive-cancer-center/research/research-resources/shared-resources/analytical-imaging-shared-resource

   
Cell Manufacturing Program (GMP) http://isci.med.miami.edu/about/cellular-manufacturing-program
Live Tumor Culture Shared Resource (Was Live Tumor Culture (LTCC) 

https://umiami.corefacilities.org/service_center/show_external/3683/live-tumor-culture-core-ltcc-sccc

   
PRR Histology Core Lab www.prr.med.miami.edu 
Comparative Pathology Lab

www.prr.med.miami.edu

BioNIUM (Clean Room) http://bionium.miami.edu/index.php/clean-room 
   
UM Brain Bank

http://miamibrainbank.org/

   
Oncogenomics Shared Resource

https://umiamihealth.org/sylvester-comprehensive-cancer-center/research/research-resources/shared-resources/onco-genomics-shared-resource

Flow Cytometry Shared Resource

https://umiamihealth.org/sylvester-comprehensive-cancer-center/research/research-resources/shared-resources/flow-cytometry-shared-resource

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Shared Resources

https://umiamihealth.org/sylvester-comprehensive-cancer-center/research/research-resources/shared-resources/biostatistics-and-bioinformatics-shared-resource

Behavioral and Communnity Shared Resources (BCSR) http://sylvester.org/shared-­resources/disparities
-­and-­community-­outreach
Cancer Modeling Shared Resource (CMSR) Includes Transgenic & Invivo Imaging

https://umiamihealth.org/sylvester-comprehensive-cancer-center/research/research-resources/shared-resources/cancer-modeling-shared-resource

Biospecimen Management Shared Resource (was Tumor Bank) 

https://umiamihealth.org/sylvester-comprehensive-cancer-center/research/research-resources/shared-resources/biospecimen-shared-resource

   
Biostatistical Core

http://www.biostat.med.miami.edu/core

   
Ophthalmic Biophysics Center (Was Biophys Machine Shop) 

https://umiamihealth.org/bascom-palmer-eye-institute/research/clinical-and-laboratory-research/ophthalmic-biophysics-center

Ophthalmology Hope for Vision Imaging (confocal microscope), (aka Analytic Imaging Facility?)

https://umiamihealth.org/bascom-palmer-eye-institute/research/research-cores/imaging-and-histology

Mass Spectrometry Core c.piqueras@med.miami.edu
 
Imaging Core (Angiosuite) arojas@med.miami.edu
   
Walton Smith - Ship Operations

http://www.rsmas.miami.edu/resources/marine-department/cruise-planning-manual/

   
Sustain

http://sustain.rsmas.miami.edu/

Coastal Modeling

http://coastalmodeling.rsmas.miami.edu/

   
Clinical Translational Research Site (CTRS) http://research.med.miami.edu/clinical-research/ctrs
   
Miami Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)

http://cfar.med.miami.edu/laboratory-core/

Miami Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) Clinical Science Core http://cfar.med.miami.edu/clinical-sciences-core/
   
Viral Vector Core http://www.themiamiproject.org/research/core-facilities/viral-vector-core/
High Content Screening Core at Miami Project http://www.themiamiproject.org/research/core-facil
ities/high-content-screening/
ELECTRON MICROSCOPY CORE   http://www.themiamiproject.org/research/core-facilities/
Imaging Services at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis (Light Microscopy Imaging); IMAGE I CORE/MICROSCOPE CORE http://www.themiamiproject.org/research/core-
facilities/
   
Center for Computational Sciences

www.ccs.miami.edu

   
fMRI Recharge Facility - (under Psychology - Dr. Richard Williams)

http://www.psy.miami.edu/nis/

Zebrafish Facility

http://www.as.miami.edu/faculty-and-staff/zebrafish/

Mass Spectrometry http://www.as.miami.edu/biology/about-the-department/core-facilities/stable-isotope-core-facility/
BIL Imaging Service Center http://www.as.miami.edu/biology/about-the-department/core-facilities/imaging-core-facility/
Molecular Core Facility http://www.as.miami.edu/biology/about-the-department/core-facilities/molecular-core-facility/
UMCAM (UM Center for Advanced Microscopy),  (SEM/TEM) http://www.as.miami.edu/faculty-and-staff/umcam
Chemistry Equipment Expenses

http://www.as.miami.edu/chemistry/research/fees/

   
Fly Lab zdiaz@med.miami.edu
   
Brachial Data Imaging

http://www.psy.miami.edu/nis/